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BOOKS

Title: Barron's home farm handbook
Author: Peter Ford
Published: Hauppauge, New York : Barrons Educational Series , 2000 1st ed.

Summary: An illustrated guide to keeping livestock in your yard or on a larger plot of land. There are chapters on chickens, ducks, geese, goats and bees, providing information on specific breeds, animal care instructions on a daily and seasonal basis, health maintenance, disease prevention and animal products.

ISBN: 0764152122
Call Number: 70 FOR
Subjects: Beekeeping , Chickens , Ducks , Geese , Goats , Goats, dairy

Title: the Encyclopedia of country living : an old fashioned recipe book
Author: Carla Emery
Contributors: illustrated by Cindy Davis and David Berger
Published: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books , c1994 fourth printing of ninth edition, 1997

Summary: This book contains much information on country living including, living self-sufficiently, planting gardens, raising animals, and processing home-grown foods.

ISBN: 0912365951
Call Number: 80.13 EME
Subjects: Amaranth , Asparagus , Baking , Bamboo , Beekeeping , Beginning farming , Berries , Blackberries , Blueberries , Brambles , Broccoli , Buckwheat , Butter , Calves , Canning , Cattle, beef , Cattle, dairy , Cheese making , Chickens , Cole crops (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage) , Cooking, recipes , Corn , Dairy products , Ducks , Eggs , Family life , Farm life , Farm management and decision making , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Fruits , Fruits, tree , Game birds , Gardening , Geese , Goats , Goats, dairy , Goats, meat , Grains , Grapes , Grasses, warm season , Guinea fowl , Handicrafts , Harvesting , Herbs , Hogs , Homesteading , Honey, bee products , Lamb (meat), mutton , Lambs , Livestock , Meat products , Milk , Millets , Mushrooms , Nut trees , Nuts , Onions , Paw paws , Peaches , Pears , Pest control , Pheasants , Plant propagation , Pork , Postharvest handling of fruits and vegetables , Poultry , Poultry meats , Quail , Rabbits , Raspberries , Seed saving , Seed storing , Seeds , Sheap Shearing , Sheep , Slaughtering methods , Small livestock , Soap making , Soil management , Sorghum , Sustainable agriculture , Tanning hides , Turkeys , Veal production , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables , Vegetables, harvesting and postharvest , Vegetables, storage , Wheat , Wool , Yogurt

Title: Goats : homoeopathic remedies
Author: George MacLeod, MRCVS, DVSM
Published: Saffron Walden, U.K. : C.W. Daniel Limited , c1991

Summary: Includes discussions of the nature, potencies, administration and care of homoeopathic remedies, nosodes and oral vaccines, vaccination procedures, several chapters on various diseases and their causes, first aid remedies, worming, reproductive problems, rearing of young kids and a materia medica.

ISBN: 0852072449
Call Number: 71.608 MACL
Subjects: Goats , Goats, homoepathic veterinary medicine

Title: Keeping livestock healthy : a veterinary guide to horses, cattle, pigs, goats & sheep
Author: N. Bruce Haynes, D.V.M.
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1994 3rd ed.

Summary: The author writes in the preface that "the reader will find that this is not a book on how to treat sick animals. Instead it attempts to explain the nature of the disease process and outlines methods of preventing illnesses of the major farm animal species." Topics include summaries of microbial and metabolic diseases, parasitism, vaccines, artificial insemination, ultrasonography, disease testing and drug treatments.

ISBN: 0882668446
Call Number: 70.8 HAY
Subjects: Animal diseases , Animal health , Cattle , Goats , Hogs , Horses , Livestock , Livestock, disease prevention , Livestock, diseases , Sheep

Title: Making money with goats
Author: Ellie Winslow
Published: Amarillo, TX : Freefall press , c2002 3rd edition

Summary: While containing some basic information on raising goats, this book focuses on the business side of goat production, namely, making a profit. It contains business plans and helpful suggestions on ways to market goats and goat products. It also conatins plans for grain feeders, hay feeders, milk stand, and a portable tack box/milk stand for shows.

Call Number: 71.6 WIN
Subjects: Dairy products , Goats , Goats, dairy , Goats, meat , Handicrafts , Hiking and backpacking , Home based businesses , Marketing , Milk

Title: Natural goat care
Author: Pat Coleby
Published: Austin, TX : Acres, U.S.A. , c2001

Summary: Some topics include correct housing and farming methods, choosing right livestock, diagnosing health problems, nutritional requirements and feeding practices, vitamins and herbal, homeopathic and natural remedies, psychological needs of goats and breeds and breeding techniques.

ISBN: 0911311661
Call Number: 71.6 COL
Subjects: Goats

Title: Proceedings of the 14th annual Goat Field Day : April 24, 1999
Published: Langston : OK , 1999? Langston University Agricultural Research and Extension Program

Summary: Papers cover topics such as goat parasites, herd health, demand for goat meat, making feta cheese, nutrition for goats, measuring financial performance, goat farm budgeting, basics of tanning goat hides, pregnancy, antibiotic residue test kits for goat milk, goating for "newbies" and a summary of goat-related research and extension activities.

Subjects: Goats

Title: Raising milk goats the modern way
Author: Jerry Berlanger
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1990 Updated and revised ed.

Summary: Includes information about diseases and medication, new breed information, new barn plans, recipes for goat milk products and chevon, milk production information, breeding, kidding, feeding, milking, housing and the basics of goat care.

ISBN: 0882665766
Call Number: 71.61 BEL
Subjects: Goats , Goats, dairy

Title: Your goats : a kid's guide to raising and showing
Author: Gail Damerow
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1993

Summary: Topics include how to choose the kind of goats to raise, goat health, what to feed, how to breed goats, housing, caring for newborn kids, how raise goats for milk, fiber or draft work and how to show goats.

ISBN: 0882668250
Call Number: 71.6 DAM
Subjects: Goats

BOOKLETS

Title: The Goatowner's guide to milking machines
Author: Diane Gray
Published: Wauchula, FL : Stringalong Enterprises , c1997

Summary: There are chapters on the types of milking machines, how they work, vacuum pumps, milker buckets, pulsators, shells, inflations and claws, regulators, using your machine, cleanup, buying and refurbishing a used machine, repairing pulsators, milk room design for machine milking, maintenance and trouble shooting.

Call Number: 71.61 GRA
Subjects: Dairy production , Goats , Goats, dairy , Milk

Title: Human-amimal relationship : stockmanship and housing in organic livestock systems
Contributors: edited by Malla Hovi and Michel Bouihol
Published: University of Reading , 2001

Summary: proceedings of the thrird Network for Animal Health and Welfare in Organic Agriculture Workshop, Clermont-Ferrand, 21-24 October 2000

ISBN: 0 7049 1094 2
Call Number: 70 HUM
Subjects: Aquaculture , Cattle , Cattle, dairy , Chickens , Chickens, housing , Game birds , Goats , Goats, dairy , Livestock , Livestock, alternative medicine , Livestock, herbal medicine , Livestock, homoepathic veterinary medicine , Livestock, housing and equipment , Organic dairy farming , Organic farming , Organic poultry production , Ostrich , Pigeons and squabs , Rabbits

VIDEOS

Title: Raising healthy & happy dairy goats : with Dorothy Benedict
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Farming Association , c1990

Publishers Number: 9016
Call Number: 71.61 RAI
Subjects: Goats , Goats, dairy

Title: Ways to grow : meat goat production
Published: Fort Valley , GA : Fort Valley State College, Cooperative Extension Program , c1989

Call Number: 71.65 WAY
Subjects: Goats , Goats, meat

WEB PAGES

Use of Goats as Biological Agents for the Control of Unwanted Vegetation (North Carolina State University)
Trimming the Hooves of Goats (Langston University-Oklahoma)
Sustainable Goat Production: Overview (ATTRA)
Small Ruminant Sustainability Checksheet (ATTRA)
Sheep and Goat Internal Parasite Survey (Texas A&M University)
Owning a Dairy Cow or Goat (Oregon State University)
National Goat Handbook (University of Maryland)
Management Tips for Internal Parasite Control in Sheep and Goats (Texas A&M University)
Management of Barber pole Worm in Sheep and Goats in the Southern US (Dale Bumpers Small Farms Research Center)
An Illstrated Guide to Sheep and Goat Production (ATTRA)
Housing Your Goat (Langston University-Oklahoma)
A Haemonchus contortus Management Plan for Sheep and Goats in Texas (AgriLIFE Extension, Texas A&M University)
Goats: Sustainable Production Overview (ATTRA)
Goat Housing and Equipment Plans (Penn State University)
Goat Equipment and Housing Plans (Colorado State University)
Goat Enterprise Budget (Iowa State University)
Goat Care Practices (University of California)
Common insect and mite pests of livestock and pets in Kansas: (Kansas State University)
Castrating Buck Kids (Langston University-Oklahoma)
Breeds of Livestock-Goats (Oklahoma State University)


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